Manage Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.


Function to evaluate whether a File, path or drive exists.
Function ExistFileDirDrive(FilePathName As String) As Variant
Dim nTest As String
ExistFileDirDrive = True
nTest = Lcase$(FilePathName)
If Len(nTest) = 1 Then
Select Case Left$(nTest, 1)
Case "a" To "z"
nTest = FilePathName & ":\"
End Select
Elseif Len(nTest) = 2 Then
Select Case Left$(nTest, 2)
Case "a:" To "z:"
nTest = FilePathName & "\"
End Select
End If
On Error Resume Next
If Clng(Getfileattr(nTest)) = 0 Then
ExistFileDirDrive = False
End If
End Function
This was last published in November 2000

Dig Deeper on Lotus Notes Domino Administration Tools

Start the conversation

Send me notifications when other members comment.

By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy

Please create a username to comment.




  • iSeries tutorials's tutorials provide in-depth information on the iSeries. Our iSeries tutorials address areas you need to know about...

  • V6R1 upgrade planning checklist

    When upgrading to V6R1, make sure your software will be supported, your programs will function and the correct PTFs have been ...

  • Connecting multiple iSeries systems through DDM

    Working with databases over multiple iSeries systems can be simple when remotely connecting logical partitions with distributed ...